Scrap Metal Specifications
for our Moorefield, WV Location

Prepared #1 HMS – Any metals smaller than 2′ x 3′ in size.

NO non-ferrous attachments, such as lead, aluminum, brass or copper.

NO sealed containers, such as car shocks, torque converters, belt rollers and tanks. Any sealed container which has two holes burned into the item, at least the size of a fifty cent coin are acceptable.

NO excess grease, oil or other contaminants.

Prepared Plate & Structural (P&S) – I-beam, channel, angle, plate, pipe, minimum 1/4″ thickness, no larger than 2′ x 5′. Pipe cannot be larger than 8″ diameter.

No non-ferrous attachments.

We do not split weigh prepared grades. All material in a prepared load must be fully prepared. Unprepared loads will be paid at the rate of the lowest grade in the load.

Batteries must be whole, free from defect and must have caps in place.

We do not accept Christmas Lights, tires, fluids, cylinders which contain any kind of gases, (propane, acetylene, etc.), or refrigerators / ac units containing Freon. Electric or Hybrid Vehicles or their batteries.

EFFECTIVE April 1, 2024: C&K Metal Recycling will no longer accept running vehicles driven to the facility.

C&K Metal Recycling will NOT accept vehicles that have NOT been drained of gas prior to arriving at our facility.

This means vehicles with gas tanks still attached need to have a basketball sized hole in the bottom of them or removed and cut in half.


C&K Metal Recycling will now haul scrap vehicles from within a limited area around Moorefield and Petersburg. If you would like C&K to haul your scrap vehicle, you MUST have a title for the vehicle. The vehicle must have the gasoline drained and there can not be any trash in the vehicle. C&K will pay the published price for whole cars minus $50 an hour to pick up your vehicle. If you have questions or would like to schedule a pick up please call C&K Metal Recycling at 304-434-2485.